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Optics for Kids

With a series of questions and answers the site takes the user from basic light principles to lenses in glasses and telescopes, and lasers. There are useful links and an optics glossary.

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Einstein's Legacy Applets

Applets demonstrating X-rays, CAT scans, Microwave ovens, LASERs, TV screens and Laptop screens all from the physics 2000 website

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Coherent Light

Coherence is one of the unique properties of laser light. It arises from the stimulated emission process which provides the amplification.

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Introduction to Optical Tweezers

An explanation of how optical tweezers work, and how to set up and calibrate your own. A quite detailed but clear introduction to this use of lasers.

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Quantum Made Simple

This website offers animations and applications about basic principles of quantum physics such as duality, spin, metal, lasers and the tunnel effect. The graphics are simple, elegant, and concise. ...

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Steven Chu

Steven Chu (1948 - ) received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1997 along with Claude Cohen-Tannoudji and William D. Phillips for development of methods to cool and trap atoms with laser light.

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Nicolaas Bloembergen

Nicolaas Bloembergen (1910 - ) received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1981 along with Arthur Leonard Schawlow for their contribution to the development of laser spectroscopy.

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Arthur L. Schawlow

Arthur Leonard Schawlow (1911 - 1999 ) received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1981 along with Nicolaas Bloembergen for their contribution to the development of laser spectroscopy.

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Classic Two-Slit Experiment

A well described page explaining Young's double slit experiment. There is a very good multimedia example of this effect - showing the interference pattern produced by a laser shining through two ...

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William D. Phillips

William D. Phillips (1948 - ) received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1997 along with Steven Chu and Claude Cohen-Tannoudji for development of methods to cool and trap atoms with laser light.

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